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Andy Style " Art Box"

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Project by abie posted 02-16-2013 02:09 AM 881 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box has been in hiding awaiting pictures and a finish.
Thanks to Andy and his wonderful tutorial
Medallion is a figured walnut, inset into Bubinga.
sides are a figured wood laminated on oak.
splines are maple with Ebony plugs inserted.
Pins are brass.

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 02-16-2013 02:30 AM

Love that style nice work Bruce.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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captbbrooks

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#2 posted 02-16-2013 02:55 AM

I like the design great job.

-- Brian Brooks, Maine

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woodshaver

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#3 posted 02-16-2013 02:56 AM

Neat little box. I like the way the top flips up! Nice work!

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 02-16-2013 01:38 PM

Nice work. Great looking box.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Andy

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#5 posted 02-16-2013 02:28 PM

Wow that’s some fantastic walnut.
Be careful these are addictive.

-- If I can do it, so can you. www.artboxesbyandy.com

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WoodenFrog

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#6 posted 02-16-2013 02:30 PM

I like looking Great looking Box!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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Ken90712

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#7 posted 02-16-2013 03:22 PM

Nice work, Fun project.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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raydawg

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#8 posted 03-08-2013 05:29 AM

I’m trying an andy style box too . how did you get your finish so high gloss? Figuring pops too. doing some test pieces with Walnut and mahogany and not loving the results.

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abie

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#9 posted 03-08-2013 03:15 PM

I used Dura-Seal gloss floor finish, cut in half with mineral spirits.

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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